• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 23

    Albrecht Dürer

    Christ on the Cross, from: The Engraved Passion (B., M., Holl. 13; S.M.S. 55)

    Price Realised  

    Albrecht Dürer
    Christ on the Cross, from: The Engraved Passion (B., M., Holl. 13; S.M.S. 55)
    engraving, 1511, without watermark, Meder d/e, trimmed to or just outside the subject, stained and foxed, some minor creases, thinly backed; with Christ before Pilate (B., M., Holl. 7; S.M.S. 49) from the same series, engraving, 1512, without watermark, Meder c, trimmed to or just outside the platemark, foxed, a 2 mm. tear at the right sheet edge, the outer corner tips made up, the sheet thinly backed; and Ecce Homo (B., M., Holl. 10; S.M.S. 52) from the same series, engraving, 1512, without watermark, a good impression, trimmed to or just inside the subject, a repaired paper loss in the blank sky above, foxing, the sheet partially backed; all laid onto album sheets at upper sheet corners
    P., S. 118 x 75 mm. (and similar) (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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